RVNL secures Rs. 390 crore contract for Sitarampur bypass line construction from Eastern Railway

Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) has been awarded a substantial contract valued at approximately INR 390 crores by Eastern Railway. This contract involves the construction of the Sitarampur bypass line under the Asansol Division.

More Details:

The Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) emerges as the Lowest Bidder (L1) from Eastern Railway for the work of “Construction of Sitarampur bye pass line under Asansol Division.”

Brief about the Tender/Order:

  • Name of Work: Construction of Sitarampur bye pass line under Asansol Division of Eastern Railway.
  • Time period by which the order(s)/contract(s) is to be executed is: 24 Months.
  • Broad consideration or size of the order(s)/contract(s) is: Rs. 390,97,35,276.55/-

Some Recent Orders Secured by RVNL:

In May, 2024: Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) clinched a significant contract worth approximately INR 239 crores from Southern Railway. The project entails the installation of an automatic block signalling system, spanning from Jolarpettai Junction to Erode Junction within the Salem Division. Read here

In April, 2024: Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) and Kerala Rail Development Corporation Ltd. (KRDCL) have clinched a significant contract from Southern Railway worth approximately Rs. 439 Crores. The contract includes the comprehensive redevelopment of Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station on an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) basis. Read here

In the same month, Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) was awarded a second order for the  tender from South Central Railway for a key infrastructure project. This contract includes the doubling of the railway track between Ankai and Karanjgaon stations and incorporates comprehensive electrification and signalling upgrades as part of the Aurangabad-Ankai doubling project. Read here

Source: RVNL – Press Release | Image Credit (representational): Northeast Frontier Railway